TYSON WHITNEY PHOTO Canada Day schedules for the North Island have arrived!

North Island’s Canada Day schedules have arrived

Looking for Canada Day schedules in the North Island? Well look no further, we’ve got you covered!

Looking for Canada Day schedules in the North Island? Look no further, we’ve got you covered!

PORT HARDY CANADA DAY

Monday, July 1st from Noon to 3pm at Carrot Park, rain or shine. Here is what’s happening:

12:00 PM FLAG CEREMONY at the Cenotaph

12:00 – 3:00 PM

PARK EVENTS

Port Hardy Fire Department fire truck and Canadian flag display

Free cupcakes decorated by the Port Hardy Seniors

Sandwiches from Mars concession – food for sale

Snow cones for sale & free popcorn

FREE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES:

The Myster-O Magic Show AT 2:00PM

Coast Guard ship tours

Fly a Kite – build and fly your own kite!

Face painting & photo booth

Literacy Bus

Bear Smart Port Hardy

And to cool off after all the fun, the District of Port Hardy presents

A ‘Twoonie’ Swim from 3-4:30 at the Port Hardy Aquatic Centre, everyone welcome!

For information email info@visitporthardy.com or phone (250) 949-7622

PORT MCNEILL CANADA DAY

10:00 AM

Community Welcome, Kids Bike Parade, & Recognition of Volunteers

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Vendors Market at the Waterfront

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Town Photo Rally

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Bubble Station

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

#PortMcNeillRocks Hunt

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Wind Sock Station

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Face Painting

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Plane Rides (12 & under) at the Port McNeill Airport with free Shuttle Rides to and from.

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Beach Drive Block Party BBQ: Bring your own meat to BBQ, cutlery & plates plus a salad or dessert to share. Cupcakes wi

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Family Friendly Dance Party at the Waterfront

7:00 PM

Free Movie at the Gate House Theatre

PORT ALICE CANADA DAY

9:30 AM Pancake Breakfast Sponsored by Oceanview Christian Assembly & Community Centre. Heritage Displays & Vendors 11:30 AM Parade Marshals across from Ozzieland

12:00 PM Parade along Marine Drive to the

Community Centre

12:30 PM Cake & Coffee served in Community

Centre. Hot Dog Lunch – RCL Branch #180

2:00 PM Activities at Lions Park: Game, races,

Crafts, etc

Beer Gardens OPEN ~ 2:00-7:00 PM

4:30 PM FREE Barbeque Dinner is served in

Lions Park

DUSK Firework Display

In the event of rain the afternoon portion of the event will be held in the Community Centre

SOINTULA CANADA DAY

8:00 am – 11:00 am Pancake Breakfast

(Sponsored by the Sointula Church Group)

10:00 am Pre Race Meeting for the Sailboat Race

(Sailing Race Registration Tent)

11:00 am – 2:00 pm Children’s events – all day long.

11:00 am – 4:00 pm Marine Swap Table – all day long*

(see below for more details)

11:00 am – 4:00 pm Marina Market – Cash Only (no debit or credit. ATM Machines available in town)* See below for vendor details.

12:00 pm Canada Day Cake Cutting Ceremony

12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Beer Garden

​(Provided by the Malcolm island Lion’s Club)

5:30 pm Prize Presentations at the Marina

RACE START TIMES

1:30 pm Sailboat Race Starts

*Marine Swap Table

An opportunity for boaters to buy, sell or trade, swap or donate used boat equipment.

WE HAVE A PARADE!

11:00 am – Parade Start From the F.O. Hall to the Marina Canada it up! If you want to be in the parade get in touch with Heather at: (250) 230-2305 and she’ll send you to Parade Marshall Tina for float and dress details.

WE ALSO HAVE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ALL DAY LONG!

12:00 Singing of Oh Canada

12:15 Live Entertainment starts

Local Musicians

3:00 Live Trivia Game

5:30 Prize Presentations


@NIGazette
editor@northislandgazette.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Creekside Apartments gets utility charge relief from Port Hardy council

The apartment building is undergoing restoration from a fire that happened back in 2017.

LETTER: It’s a labour of love keeping the Port Alice golf course running

‘We North Islanders are indeed fortunate to have two gorgeous golf club’

Mowi’s B.C. salmon farms achieve environmental certification from independent watchdog

Aquaculture Steward Council certification complies with 500 sustainability and social measures

Island Health provides Baby Beds for infants north of the Malahat

A safe place for baby to sleep is key to reduce sleep-related deaths

Author chronicles churches built by pioneers in the Salish Sea

B.C. author Liz Bryan preserving a little bit of pioneer history in her latest book

B.C. sees 25 new COVID-19 cases, community exposure tracked

One death, outbreaks remain in two long-term care facilities

VIDEO: Vancouver Island cat missing 18 months reunited with family

Blue the cat found at Victoria museum 17 kilometres from home

VIDEO: Alberta man rescues baby eagle believed to be drowning in East Kootenay lake

Brett Bacon was boating on a lake in Windermere when he spotted the baby eagle struggling in the water

Vancouver Island business ad unintentionally features OK gesture linked to white supremacy

Innocuous ‘OK’ gesture in cleaning franchise advertisement gets flak on social media for ‘supposedly’ promoting white supremacy

Minivan driver’s speed a factor in fatal 2018 Malahat crash

Driver was travelling at 110 km/h in a construction zone

Comox Valley RCMP looking for missing woman

Ami Guthrie was last seen in Courtenay in early July

Conservationists raise concerns over state of care for grizzly cubs transferred to B.C. zoo

‘Let them be assessed now before their fate is sealed,’ urges B.C. conservationist Barb Murray

B.C.’s COVID-19 job recovery led by tourism, finance minister says

Okanagan a bright spot for in-province visitor economy

National Kitten Day aka the ‘purrfect’ day to foster a new friend

July 10 marks National Kitten Day, a special day to celebrate all things kittens

Most Read